Period
to 21 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Support Analyst
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 8.25% 10.11% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.70% 10.23% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Wakefield median daily rate - £188 -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £160 £225 £288
% change year-on-year -28.89% -21.74% +27.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 9
Wakefield median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +19.23% -10.34%
10th Percentile £15.50 £14.00 £11.70
90th Percentile £16.50 £16.50 £14.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.57 £13.00
% change year-on-year +9.85% +12.04% -10.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Wakefield
Contract vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 92 88 36
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 98.88% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 50 18
Wakefield median daily rate £375 £263 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £149 £122 £133
90th Percentile £465 £397 £413
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 9
Wakefield median hourly rate £14.25 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.62% +23.81%
10th Percentile £10.44 £9.27 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.50 £16.40 £19.20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.93 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +7.15% -4.38% +9.24%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings that featured Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Wakefield

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Support Analyst in Wakefield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Wakefield

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Wakefield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Wakefield

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wakefield region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Syncsort
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) NetApp
1 1 (12.50%) Syncsort
1 1 (12.50%) Veeam
1 1 (12.50%) VMware